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Crystal Hunt Turns in Magical Performance in Magic Mike XXL

Magic Mike XXL is another chance for Channing Tatum to reprise the role he made famous in the 2012 original movie. After leaving the male stripper scene because of a misunderstanding with his former boss, Mike Lane has been running a furniture store ever since. He still remembers the old days though and decides to find his old friends in hopes that his former boss is no longer running the show. He finds them at a pool party and hears they are planning to go to a stripper convention in Myrtle Beach. After agreeing to join them, they begin their new adventure.

The movie has an all-star cast including well known actors like Joe Manganiello and Andie MacDowell with an excellent performance by seasoned actress Crystal Hunt as Lauren. This beautiful actress from Clearwater, Florida, has had a busy and illustrious career. She was most recently seen portraying herself in the reality series, Queens of Drama, where the lives of real-life soap opera actresses are intertwined while working to create their own television series.

Before that, TV.com tells us she portrayed the character of Molly in the 2015 emotional drama 23 Blast. This was the story of a high school football player whose dreams of stardom are interrupted when he becomes totally blind. The conflict becomes whether he will live a secluded life or return to the sport he loves. Crystal Hunts character portrays the football star’s love interest before he becomes blind. She gives a stirring performance while trying to understand her role in the main character’s life after his affliction consumes him.

Before that, Crystal Hunt was well-known as a soap-opera actress in The Guiding Light and later in One Life to Live. In The Guiding Light, she portrayed the conniving Lizzie Spaulding from 2003-2005. Her character in One Life to Live was the strong-willed Stacy Morasco, who was always up to something. The long and successful career of the stunning Crystal Hunt continues to impress, and she is absolutely delightful in the 2015 comedy-drama, Magic Mike XXL.  Crystal’s official website has more information.